These things bring us comfort and ease to a retired budget travel lifestyle.
After Rome, we saw a good portion of northern Italy.
How to book an official tour, and how to find the elusive entrance to Nero’s former palace.
Six hundred bucks can get you two pairs for really nice progressive glasses.
Roman ruins, sculptures, art – something for everyone.
A few hours around Dali’s creative genius wasn’t enough for me.
Spend a few hours in Tarragona, or all day. Here’s a sample of what to see and do.
This site is a short train ride from the center of Barcelona.
Walks, rides, dinners, and dances – some ways to enjoy this Catalonia city.
Sending love to the woman who taught me how to be strong.
A beautiful building with a beautiful meaning.
How we experienced this type of music without spending a ton of money.
For people who want to wander the planet on a budget.
The planet is filled with bugs out to get early retirement budget travelers.
These two Portuguese museums are fantastic – free or not.
Everybody keeps asking, so here’s a little more to our story.
This tour is totally worth your time in Portugal’s capital.
Historic churches, famous film locations, and trendy cafes fill this Spanish city.
We learned from a mistake the first time we tried to use this car-pooling service.
Smartphones, god’s houses, and coffee versus tea. Here are some differences between Northern Africa and Southern Europe.